DSAJ Adults at Work!
The DSAJ’s Employment Initiative and #DSWorks helped to place some of our adults seeking employment with a weekend job working with designer Ashley DeRamus and her line, Ashley by Design, at the Southern Women’s Show Jacksonville! Take a look at these pictures of our individuals hard at work. Way to go, Jeremy, Kelsey, Molly and Mandi!
Teen & Adult Yoga and Rock Social
The DSAJ teens and adults spend their Sunday relaxing with a Yoga class followed by rock painting and pizza! The rocks we painted will be hid at the DSAJ’s 15th Annual Buddy Walk for our walkers to find!
Northern Stars Mini Golf Social
The DSAJ Northern Stars spent their September Social playing miniature golf and eating ice cream at Island Falls Adventure Golf in Fernandina Beach!
Lil' Stars at Jump Street
We started the weekend off right with some fun at Jump Street for our September Social!
"Working Towards Success"
Employment Readiness Course
Our teens and adults have fun while learning essential employability skills in our “Working Towards Success” workshop series! This 6-week course is offered to individuals ages 16 and up who are working towards a goal of employment.
Down at the Dock Derby
Jacksonville Marine Charities and The Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament hosted another amazing “Down at The Dock Fishing Derby” for the DSAJ! This fishing derby gives individuals the opportunity to experience the excitement of fishing down on the docks at Sisters Creek Park. Thank you to everyone who helped make the event a success: 121 Financial Credit Union, Academy Sports +Outdoors, Adkison Towing and Snyder Heating and Air Conditioning! The day was a total blast!!
Illuminate the Night
Jumbo Shrimp Adult Social
Lil' Stars at Bay & Bee
DSAJ Starz Take First!
2017 DSAJ Basketball League
January Adult Social
The DSAJ Adults had a great time expressing themselves through an afternoon of art and poetry at Hope at Hand!
The Peters family, along with DSAJ Executive Director Debbie Revels and Board President Stephanie Kearney, did an amazing job spreading awareness and education about Down syndrome for Down Syndrome Awareness Month!
Down Syndrome Awareness Month
September Teen Social
2016 Basketball Banquet
August Teen Social at Sweet Pete's
Buddy Walk Kick Off Party
The DSAJ Buddy Walk Kickoff Party was so much fun. Nobody parties like the DSAJ…the dancing, food and fun were endless. Thanks to all of our volunteers who helped make this event successful. See you all at the Buddy Walk on Saturday, October 22nd.